Friday , 26 April 2019

National News

Vice President Naidu calls for concerted action to eliminate terror

PTI Bengaluru Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Monday urged the world community to initiate “concerted action” to eliminate the scourge of terrorism from the face of the earth. Naidu also expressed anguish over the terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka, which claimed the lives of 290 people and said India stands in solidarity with the island government and its people “in ... Read More »

Move HC, SC tells petitioner on plea over loan waivers

PTI New Delhi The Supreme Court on Monday told a petitioner to approach the high court with his plea seeking restrain on political parties from offering loan waivers and other monetary schemes in their election manifestos. The matter came up for hearing before a bench comprising Justices S A Bobde and S A Nazeer. “Counsel for the petitioner seeks permission ... Read More »

Modi’s N-threat highly irresponsible: Amarinder

IANS Jalandhar Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder on Monday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s statement on India’s nuclear arsenal was “highly irresponsible”. Urging people to support the Congress’ ‘jung’ (war) for protecting the future of the nation, “which the BJP-led government at the Centre had plunged into a state of ruin”, Amarinder said the BJP was misleading the country in the ... Read More »

Rahul Gandhi has lost credibility: Sitharaman

IANS New Delhi Defence Minister and BJP leader Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said Congress President Rahul Gandhi has lost his credibility after he expressed regret over his remarks on the Supreme Court’s order in the Rafale jet deal. The apex court had asked the Congress president to respond on his remarks made last week wherein had attributed his “Chowkidar chor ... Read More »

India stands in solidarity with Lanka, offers help

New Delhi: India on Sunday strongly condemned the serial blasts on multiple locations in Sri Lanka while Prime Minister Narendra Modi held telephonic conversations with the President and the Premier of the island nation offering all possible help and assistance to deal with the situation. Please like & share: Read More »

Vote for BJP to put an end to terrorism: Modi

Jaipur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealed to people to vote for his BJP to strengthen the fight against terrorism as he condemned the serial blasts in Sri Lanka that claimed over 160 lives on Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »

Special kits to help probe sexual assault cases distributed

New Delhi: Over 3,100 special kits for collecting blood and semen samples, besides other evidence, to carry out immediate investigations into sexual assault cases have been distributed among States and Union Territories by the Ministry of Home Affairs, officials said Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »

It’s time to stand up with judiciary: Jaitley

New Delhi: Accusing ‘institutional disrupters’ of destabilising the institution of Chief Justice of India (CJI) by lending shoulder to unverified allegations against the head of the apex court, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Sunday suggested that those who peddle falsehood should be dealt in an exemplary manner. Please like & share: Read More »